|Master of Business Administration
Anderson Graduate School of Management at UCLA
|BS Industrial Engineering / Operations Research
University of Massachusetts - Amherst
Director of Customer Relations Management,
Ebates.com. San Francisco, CA 2001
Product Manager, Firetalk.com.
San Francisco, CA 1999-2000
Quezon City, Philippines 1998|
Website design / multimedia development company. Also prepress, creative graphics, Apple computer consulting.
|Manager DPSI Service Bureau /
Apple Image Factory. Makati, Philippines 1996-1998|
Point of contact for all major clients. Estimate, bid and oversee print graphics, color separation, master interactive CDs and video projects. Turnaround project that took two company divisions from out of the red and at times was the main revenue generator for the entire company.
Company. Los Angeles, CA 1994-1995|
Garage company is a unique little operation that specializes in collectible and factory race motorcycles. It restores vintage bikes, builds race motors, and builds custom Harleys. Retails motorcycle and car books, videos, and collectible memorabilia. High volume import/export in addition to retail operations.
MotoClassica. Rosamond, CA 1995|
Organized all aspects of what is already acknowledged as the premier West Coast AHRMA race, with 13 vintage classes, sidecar, BEARS, and four classes each of Sound of Singles and Battle of the Twins races at Willow Springs International Raceway. Other activities included a Concours d' elegance, parts exchange, and exhibition laps of several million dollars worth of ultra rare factory race machines. Coordinated public relations which generated significant media coverage, sold sponsorships, and published a 48 page race program and other merchandising.
The Maguire Group. Honolulu, HI 1990|
Architectural and engineering group construction manager representing city and county of Honolulu on pipeline and infrastructure projects. Conceptual cost estimates, design parameter establishment, contract and project administration. Requisition approval.
Jared Construction. Boston, MA 1989|
Estimated public bids and negotiated private contracts. Project manager and site supervisor for site development, demolition, and pipeline projects. Full responsibility for projects $100k-1m. Produced bonding reports, analyzed overall cash flow, and oversaw accounts receivable of over $2m. Made payroll happen.
||Assistant Project Manager, P
& D Contractors. Boston, MA 1988|
Estimated commercial and industrial projects. Negotiated subcontracts. Regulated project cash flow. Liaison between union field staff, subcontractors, architects, and owners. Developed subcontractor database program to automate bid solicitation and collation.
Teagno Construction Inc. Amherst. MA 1986-1987|
Performed quantity takeoffs, ordered materials, and scheduled personnel for residential and light commercial projects. Hands on from foundation to punchlist.
|Managing Partner, Photon
Futon. Amherst. MA 1985-1987|
Founded a company which addressed a critical lifestyle need of college students. Wrote all promotional material, performed all legal, accounting, and tax work.
|Manager, Student Painters,
Ltd.. Boston, MA 1985|
Ran a branch of a Canadian franchise. Hired three crews of 3-5 college students to paint residential and some commercial projects over a summer.
|Freelance writer. Quezon City.|
Hotmanila.ph feature writer for Manila news and opinion website 1999 - pres
Link "gear dog" column and feature writer for internet magazine 1998-1999
Channels entertainment/lifestyle features 1997-present
|Contributing Editor: Isyu. Quezon
Motoring weekly column, numerous other contributions ranging from pure comedy to serious socio-political commentary, internet, science and technology, etc. Isyu, Manila's all-editorial daily went belly up under politically cloudy conditions. 1996-1998
|EDITOR: Philippine Real Estate Magazine.
Edited entire publication not only for accuracy, form, and style, but also significant reduction in word count. Wrote feature stories. 1996
|EDITOR: Motorcycling Today. Quezon
Responsible for copy editing and editorial direction. Wrote majority of articles in recent issues. 1996
|FREELANCE MOTO-WRITER, Motorcycle Online, MotorcyclePhilippines.com Bikini, Big Twin, Cycle News, Motorcycle Consumer News, Sport Rider, Rider Wrote about high performance motorcycles and the people who build and ride them. Write technical pieces for both beginners and cutting edge enthusiasts. Write historical pieces which explore the rich traditions of motorcycling. Licensed expert racer at Willow Springs Raceway. Cover races and other events, procure, beat on, and review bikes and accessories. 1992-present|
|SENIOR EDITOR, |
Monthly column: Cyberbike. Bike tests, high performance tech articles, about 3000 words per month on the average for over two years, full blown cover stories to news tidbits. 1992 - 1995
|EDITOR, Turbo Bike. Los Angeles
Responsible for final edits and proofing for a very specialized niche annual publication. 200+ horsepower motorcycles are only for highly technical, risk taking people. 1993 - 1995
|ASSISTANT EDITOR, The American Film Marketing
Association. Los Angeles |
The Fact Book. Researched, compiled, and formatted comprehensive international film buyers and sellers handbook. 1992-1995
|Hobbies include motorcycle racing, guns, fitness,
skiing, surfing, scuba, automotive and motorcycle
Interests include reading, history, Victorian architecture, nature documentaries, film, and music.